Zlatan Ibrahimovic will remain at AC Milan for the next season having reached an agreement on a new deal which is reported to have a worth of 7million Euros ($8.3m) without bonuses.
Ibrahimovic, who will be clocking 39 years in age by October, had posted a photo of himself on social media wearing an AC Milan jersey with the number 11 written over the 21, and his arms wide and wrote;
“As I said, I’m just warming up”.
According to reports from Gazzetta Dello Sport Ibrahimovic was expected back in Milan ahead of the new season on August 29, the same day he first joined the club back in 2010.
Ibrahimovic rejoined Milan in January on a six-month contract after leaving Los Angeles Galaxy, on a deal worth 3.5 million euros ($3.9 million) with the option for an additional season.
The former Manchester United, Paris Saint-Germain and Barcelona player had a big impact, scoring 11 goals in 20 games. This week, the CEO of AC Milan Ivan Gazidis said;
“I think that we can all see that Ibra has played an important part in our season and our growth,”
“We are doing everything we can to see that this can continue.”